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The work of Advocates for Children of New York is made possible by the generous contributions and in-kind support received throughout the year.  We wish to express our sincere thank you to the following foundations, firms, and government agencies for their support:

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
Arnold & Porter LLP
The Atlantic Philanthropies
The Bernard F. and Alva B. Gimbel Foundation, Inc.
Bingham McCutchen LLP
The Black Male Donor Collaborative
The Booth Ferris Foundation
Chadbourne & Parke LLP
Charles Spear Charitable Trust
The Clark Foundation
CME Group Community Foundation
CVS Caremark Charitable Trust
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Deutsche Bank
DLA Piper LLP (US)
Donors' Education Collaborative
The Durst Family Foundation
Educational Foundation of America
Equal Justice America
Equal Justice Works
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
The Hagedorn Fund
Harris Family Foundation
IOLA Fund of the State of New York
The Ira W. DeCamp Foundation
J.E. & Z.B. Butler Foundation
The Joseph LeRoy and Ann C. Warner Fund, Inc.
JP Morgan Chase Bank
Lily Auchincloss Foundation, Inc.
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
Mary J. Hutchins Foundation
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Morrison & Foerster Foundation
The Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation
The Neuberger Berman Foundation
The New York City Council
The New York Community Trust
New York Foundation
New Yorkers for Children
New York State Education Department (NYSED)
New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS)
New York State Office of Court Administration - Oversight Board for Judiciary Civil Legal Services Funds in New York
O’Melveny & Myers LLP
The Overbrook Foundation
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
The Pinkerton Foundation
The Price Family Foundation 
Promise Project
Protégé Partners Foundation
Robin Hood
Sedgwick LLP
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Skadden Fellowship Foundation
Sponsors for Educational Opportunity
United States Department of Education
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
William C. Bullitt Foundation